Security update for rmt-server

SUSE Security Update: Security update for rmt-server
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2019:1381-1
Rating: important
References: #1107806 #1117722 #1118745 #1125770 #1128858 #1129271 #1129392 #1132160 #1132690 #1134190 #1134428 #1135222
Cross-References:CVE-2019-11068 CVE-2019-5419
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Server Applications 15

An update that solves two vulnerabilities and has 10 fixes is now available.


This update for rmt-server to version 2.1.4 fixes the following issues:

  • Fix duplicate nginx location in rmt-server-pubcloud (bsc#1135222)
  • Mirror additional repos that were enabled during mirroring (bsc#1132690)
  • Make service IDs consistent across different RMT instances (bsc#1134428)
  • Make SMT data import scripts faster (bsc#1134190)
  • Fix incorrect triggering of registration sharing (bsc#1129392)
  • Fix license mirroring issue in some non-SUSE repositories (bsc#1128858)
  • Set CURLOPT_LOW_SPEED_LIMIT to prevent downloads from getting stuck (bsc#1107806)
  • Truncate the RMT lockfile when writing a new PID (bsc#1125770)
  • Fix missing trailing slashes on custom repository import from SMT (bsc#1118745)
  • Zypper authentication plugin (fate#326629)
  • Instance verification plugin in rmt-server-pubcloud (fate#326629)
  • Update dependencies to fix vulnerabilities in rails (CVE-2019-5419, bsc#1129271) and nokogiri (CVE-2019-11068, bsc#1132160)
  • Allow RMT registration to work under HTTP as well as HTTPS.
  • Offline migration from SLE 15 to SLE 15 SP1 will add Python2 module
  • Online migrations will automatically add additional modules to the client systems depending on the base product
  • Supply log severity to journald
  • Breaking Change: Added headers to generated CSV files

Patch Instructions:

To install this SUSE Security Update use the SUSE recommended installation methods like YaST online_update or "zypper patch".
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Server Applications 15:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Server-Applications-15-2019-1381=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Server Applications 15 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • rmt-server-2.1.4-3.17.1
    • rmt-server-debuginfo-2.1.4-3.17.1